|Patient, tumor characteristics for high-mitotic rate melanoma|
The authors included 1,441 patients with 1,500 primary invasive melanomas from a clinic in a public hospital in Australia in their study to determine patient and tumor characteristics of high-mitotic rate melanoma. Of the 1,500 melanomas, 813 (54 ...
Medical Xpress - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:52
|High-Risk Melanomas Often on Head or Neck, Study Finds|
HealthDay - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:03
|Deadliest melanomas found in specific parts of the body|
eMaxHealth - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 18:30
|Training the body to fight melanoma|
CHICAGO (Ivanhoe Newswire) — The numbers are staggering. One person dies of melanoma every hour and one in fifty men and women will be diagnosed with melanoma at some point in their lifetime. Now a new experimental therapy is training the body's ...
WWSB ABC 7 - Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:33
|At least 12 people test positive for melanoma at Farm Technology Days|
PLOVER, WI (WTAQ) - At least 12 people were found to have melanoma, the most serious type of skin cancer, after they were screened at last week's Wisconsin Farm Technology Days. Over 600 people took advantage of screenings arranged by the National ...
WHBL Sheboygan - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:45
|Miles Against Melanoma to fight cancer at UCO|
Melanoma is the most serious type of skin cancer because it can spread to the lymph nodes and distant organs. The numbers, according to 2014 statistics released by the National Cancer Institute, show an estimated 76,100 cases of melanoma, or 4.6 ...
Edmond Sun - Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:18
|Researchers ID genetic alterations, shedding light on hereditary melanoma|
Banff, Alberta — Identifications of mutations such as those that lie in the telomerase reverse transcriptase (TERT) promoter area are shedding light on hereditary melanoma, according to the Director of the Massachusetts General Hospital Melanoma and ...
ModernMedicine - Mon, 18 Aug 2014 10:26
|New Melanomas Likely to Recur at Same Rate|
CHICAGO -- A diagnosis of in situ or invasive melanoma conferred a similar long-term risk of invasive melanoma recurrence, a 40-year retrospective review showed. For the first 2 years after initial diagnosis, invasive melanoma had a greater risk of ...
MedPage Today - Sat, 09 Aug 2014 12:45
|Skin Cancer Screenings at FTD Flags 12 Melanoma Cases|
The National Farm Medicine Center said its free skin cancer screenings at last week's Farm Technology Days show in Portage County may have made a life-saving difference for at least 12 individuals who were found to have melanoma, the most serious type ...
Wisconsin Ag Connection - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 04:15
|Marin County melanoma risk 60 percent higher than state total|
(07-23) 10:34 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- For decades Marin County has been considered a hot spot for breast cancer. Now its residents have melanoma to worry about. The rate of melanoma diagnoses in Marin County - an affluent community with a relatively ...
SFGate - Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:29